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Author May, Lois

Title Transgenders and intersexuals : everything you ever wanted to know but couldn't think of the question : a resource book for the general community / Lois May
Published Bowden, SA : Fast Lane, [2005]
© 2005
©2005

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Description xvi, 173 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents PART 1 -- THE WAY WE WERE-CHANGING LIVES -- Coral's Story (male-to-female cross-dresser) -- -Coral Visits Brisbane 8 -- Ruth's Story (male-to-female transsexual) -- -A Long Story 18 -- Andrew's Story (female-to-male transsexual) -- -Cinderella With a Twist 28 -- Jessica's Story (intersexual)-Springtime For Jessica 41 -- PART 2 -- DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE-THE MEDICAL MAZE -- Reynah's Story (male-to-female transsexual) -- -Living the Dream 52 -- The David Reimer Case-A Cautionary Tale for Clinicians 58 -- Professor Milton Diamond, PhD -- -Transsexuality, Intersexuality and Ethics: -- First-Do No Harm 72 -- Professor Greg Boyle, PhD-Infant Genital Surgery: -- -The Scandal of Genital Mutilation Surgery on Infants 95 -- PART 3 -- TRUE GRIT-THE FIGHT FOR RIGHTS -- Police Story-Part I: Detective Superintendent John Reilly -- -Breaking Down the Barriers 102 -- Police Story-Part II: Detective Inspector Michael E Sparke -- (Former State Coordinator, LGBTI Liaison Project) -- -Building the Bridges 107 -- Kayleen's Story (male-to-female transsexual) -- -The Rights Stuff 111 -- Krissy's Story (male-to-female transsexual) -- -Great Expectations 122
Summary Members of the general public will find this book a fascinating insight into a unique sphere of society whilst healthcare providers, police services, correctional facilities, employers and organisations responsible for civil rights a community welfare will also find this book a vluable resource
Analysis Gender studies (Australia)
Gay & Lesbian studies
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 171-173
Subject Transsexuals -- Civil rights -- Australia.
Transsexualism -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Gender nonconformity -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Transgender people -- Civil rights -- Australia.
Intersex people -- Civil rights -- Australia.
Gender identity -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Sex change -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Anecdotes.
LC no. 2006365294
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